Bridge & Wolak

Bridge & Wolak Bo 2


Ladom Ensemble

Ladom Bo 3

- Pouya Hamidi, piano and composer

- Adam Campbell, hand percussion

- Beth Silver, cello

- Michael Bridge, accordion

This Toronto-based quartet performs an eclectic mix of Serbian, Iranian, Tango, and original Canadian music.


M2 Duo

Contemporary / Avant-Garde / Classical / Tango

Michael Bridge, accordion

Michael Murphy, percussion

Graphic by Andrew Clark

Both winners of the University of Toronto Concerto Competition, Michael & Michael formed the M2 Duo to commission and perform new works for accordion and percussion. They have performed at the University of Toronto New Music Festival, Classical Context Concerts, and on various new music events. Their repertoire includes nine world premieres, including works by Silvio Bartoli and Davide Coppola (Italy), and Adrian Ling, Patrick McGraw, Matthias McIntire, Graydon Mulholland, Alex Sandoval, and Tyler Versluis (Canada).


Classical / Opera / Jazz / Folk / World

- Alicia Baker, accordion, digital accordion and voice (Portland OR)

- Michael Bridge, accordion and digital accordion (Toronto ON)

Both internationally recognized soloists, Michael Bridge (CANADA) and Alicia Baker (USA) have toured across North-America with a dynamic, classy show that consistently brings audiences to their feet. Alicia, a graduate of Oregon State University in piano and voice, can be heard singing operatic arias. Michael, a graduate student at the University of Toronto, brings to the ensemble the sounds of the chromatic bayan. Both artists perform on the digital accordion and have been national champions. Alicia and Michael both individually and jointly have adjudicated accordion competitions and teach masterclasses including topics in performance, collaboration, jamming, and digital accordion.

Michael Bridge 2010-2020